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Adobe Photoshop Tools And Commands

Subject : it-skills
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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1. A layer that contains vector-based shapes.

2. Mode which allows you to use the paint brush to more precisely select areas

3. Make paterns from the selection

4. Selections of a similar color

5. A tool that blurs the edges [or wherever you drag the mouse]; reduces detail by decreasing the level of sharpness

6. Like layers work in the same way in that you can see through them but they don't change anything actually below them. So you can apply an adjustment (such as hue/saturation changes) on a transparency/layer and it will become an adjustment layer.

7. Creates an effect of slowly decreasing color

8. Removing color

9. Creates colors that are darker than the original clors

10. Select areas by hand

11. Lets you view your layers

12. Can use the brush to edit the selection over and over by hand more precisely

13. Adjusts darkness

14. A variation on the arrangement and visibility of layers

15. The bottom-most layer in an image - usually containing the image data.

16. Automatically selects areas

17. Adds to selection

18. Paint with a predefined pattern

19. Lets you apply transformations (move - rotate - scale - skew - distort - perspective and wrap) in one continuous operation.

20. Automatically chooses the amount of color tolerance in a photo

21. To protect your original image - create a _______ of the background layer

22. Saved shapes that are able to be reused

23. It makes the file size smaller and do that you can work with more layers than one at a time.

24. Select everything but the selection

25. Special effects you apply to layer to affect the appearance of the layer's contents

26. When you save a mask selection - where is it stored?

27. Sets display closer or further away from picture

28. Selects a circular area

29. RGB - alpha (gray scale)

30. Crosshair indicates _________

31. This action allows editors to merge different layers of changes and combine them into a single layer

32. Tool which automatically traces an image instead of using freehand

33. Adjusts saturation

34. Adjusts lightness

35. Combination of lasso and healing brush - drags pixels from a source area onto another area

36. A folder in the layer palette indicates that there is a _______

37. Stores previous steps made within photoshop

38. Protects parts of your selection you dont want edited

39. Two techniques for ___________________ - to select the layer you paint on - to create a new layer and then group it within the previous

40. Randomness

41. Makes things fade

42. The conversion of vector objects into pixel information.

43. Special effects

44. Copy pixels from a source area to a new area

45. Dot of light or color

46. normal viewing and editing mode

47. Keeps the selection size fit to a certain shape

48. Moves selected areas

49. Usually removed by the eraser tool - deletes parts of the image

50. Links two or more layers together so whatever you do to one layer - happens to the other layers